The guys were a man down with Goon on the DL with sickness. Sweeney, Rocco and JB stepped up their games though. The show started with a look back at the win over Wisconsin and some of the news and notes from the start of the offseason. Rock made his locks for the final week of the college football season and the guys discussed the narrow defeat at Pitt earlier in the week. Rapid Fire and an in-depth breakdown of the BCS followed. The guys made their picks for championship Saturday... Topics: The Goon Show, The Goon Show PSU, PSU Sports, Penn State Sports, Penn State University, The Goon...
The snow didn't stop The Goon Show from going as the guys went strong from theG-Man. The show started with a discussion of the week that was in Penn Stateathletics. From the big win in hockey to the tough loss in wrestling to thegreat comeback in hoops. Next, the guys left the Penn State sports behind andtalked about Michael Sam, the Olympics and Urban vs. Vrabel. The second hour kicked off with former Nittany Lion linebacker Josh Hulltalking about his time at Penn State and about his... Topics: The Goon Show, Goon Show PSU, The Goon Show PSU, Penn State Sports, Penn State University, Josh...
We're back for the 1st show of the year and lots to talk about. The guys cover the PSU Football coaching situation and changes, Pennsylvania v. NCAA, the bowl season, and the return of hockey. Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio
The Guys were joined by Tim Bream, head athletic trainer for Football at Penn State. The boys talked Flyers meltdown, Phillies struggles, and the Pirates pursuit of .500. They talk about Bream's past, innovations in medical treatment in athletics, Smith, Mauti, Fortt. Goon and Sweeney also talk about scheduling and Pitt Topics: Penn State Basketball, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio
JB, Sweeney, and Goon discuss the recent revelations by the NCAA, talk about the Lettermen meeting with Corbett and talk a little bit about hockey on what some call the worst day of the year. Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio
The guys are joined by Mark Brennan, discuss recruiting, Ray Lewis, the coming changes to next year's PSU football schedule, and the Super Bowl Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio
The boys review the OSU loss, preview the upcoming game against Purdue, discuss the national picture and also talk about the charges brought against Spanier, Curley, and Shultz in this week's show. Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio
Mark Brennan joins the guys to talk about the big recruiting news. Then Matt Stankiewitch and Mike Farrell stop on to represent this year's O-Line. They talk about the season, their PSU careers, and their futures. Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio
To celebrate March Madness Goon and Sweeney are joined by PSU Men's basketball assistant, Brian Daly. Also joining in on the conversation are Tim Beidel of Pennstatehoops.com, and former players Brian Allen and Glen Secunda. Topics: Penn State Basketball, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio
Fitz joins the boys to talk about summer workouts, which Goon and Sweeney got to see firsthand today. Goon and Sweeney talk about the Shane Conlan Golf Tournament and Sweeney previews his feelings about Ohio State. Brian Siegrist and Al Karosas join us to talk about the upcoming Coaches vs. Cancer golf tournament. Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio
JB, Goon, Sweeney are back at Bar Bleu and breaking down the Ohio game, talk a little NFL and preview the Virginia game. They also talk about the Paul Jones position change and challenges facing OB. Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio
JB, Goon, and Sweeney are joined by Bob White and Kenny Jackson in celebration of the 30th reunion of the '82 National Championship team. They talk 82, the present, pro coaching, college coaching, and Bob's and Kenny's background and current endeavors Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio
Greg Pickel joins us this week to discuss any possible additions to the 2013 recruiting class. He also joins the discussion on the Eagles hire of Chip Kelly, the Manti Te'o situation and the Happy Valley movie featuring Al Pacino as Joe Paterno. Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio
Goon and Sweeney travel to Bellefonte for a special show from Home Delivery Pizza. Tim welcomes his former roommate and current NFL agent Derek Gilmore to the show. Derek's clients include Penn Staters Chaz Powell, Gerald Hodges, and Mike Mauti. Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio
Goon, Sweeney, and JB celebrate JB's 21st at Damon's. They talk golf, Pirates, Phillies, notes from O'Brien's teleconference, Rick Slater, NCAA/UNC, and kick things around with the Allen Brothers. Entertaining show with lots of laughs. Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio
JB Goon and Sweeney are joined by Goon's former teammate, Justin Williams. They break down Illinois, talk about the upcoming interstate matchup between the Eagles and Steelers and preview the Northwestern game. Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio
Goon and Sweeney talk hockey with PSU Head Hockey Coach, Guy Gadowsky. They also discuss Baylor, Bobby Petrino, and Goon's trip to Pittsburgh. Topics: Penn State hockey, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio
Goon and Sweeney are joined by the legendary Fran Fisher, where they talk past and present. They also talk a little recruiting and preview Illinois Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio
The Goon Show is a Penn State sports centric radio program done weekly on Thursday nights at 7pm. While we discuss pro and collegiate sports in general, we focus on Penn State and its athletic programs, primarily Penn State Football. The Goon Show features Keith "Goon" Conlin, a former offensive tackle that played on the undefeated 1994 team, and Tim Sweeney, a linebacker on the undefeated 1986 national championship team. The boys provide unparalleled insight into the football program... Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio
We had a really fun show this week from Bar Bleu! We had a number of guests this week! We had the Willie Family from Happy Valley, OR (minus Allison). Then Head Basketball Coach Pat Chambers joined us for an hour to talk basketball and football. Finally, we rounded out the show with Head Field Hockey Coach Char Morett. Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio
The Pilot/Demo of The Goon Show. The Boys drink everything in the house and are Joined by the Cleveland Brown's and former Penn State Great, Scott Paxson. Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio
The guys recapped the big recruiting week for Penn State and looked ahead towho could finish out the 2014 class. Rock made his locks with a major bowlflavor. The guys continued the bowl theme the second half of the show and made theirpicks for the Big Ten bowl games. Rapid Fire followed the bowl prep. Discussion of the women's volleyball run at another title, Zain Retherford'sbig upset in wrestling and the disappointment at Rec finished up the Penn Statetalk. The show was capped with... Topics: The Goon Show, The Goon Show PSU, PSU Sports, Return to Rec Review, Return to Rec Hall review, Penn...
Great show with lots of Senior Day discussion and look ahead to the Cornhuskers! The guys started out looking back to Purdue before previewing the big matchup with Nebraska. Former Husker Jay Moore from HuddlePass called in to give his take on the game and the guys discussed the keys to a Penn State win before issuing their Must Wins. Hour two started strong with Rocco making his locks before A.Q. called in for Q and A. Author John Bacon joined the program to discuss his new book and... Topics: Author John Bacon on the Goon Show, The Goon Show, Goon Show PSU, Penn State Sports, PSU Sports,...
Goon was back after being sidelined last week. The guys broke down the Big TenTitle game and the future outlook for the Buckeyes before analyzing the SEC andhow the Big Ten will fare during bowl season. The professors delivered theirgrades for each position on the Penn State football team and gave their overallimpressions of the season. Rock made his locks and talked about how weather can affect lines. Rapid Fire,a discussion of the acl injury vs. concussion debate in football and... Topics: The Goon Show, PSU Sports, Penn State University, Penn State Sports, Big Ten Championship, Goon,...
The show started with the breakdown of Saturdays loss against Minnesota and a discussion of the early season struggles of the Nittany Lion basketball team. Rock made his locks for the week and the guys offered up their opinions on which coaches would be fired and they also made their must win picks for the week. Hour two went strong as Rapid Fire was followed by former Nittany Lion Defensive End Matthew Rice. Rice talked about his career as an artist, offered up his take on the best... Topics: Goon Show, The Goon Show, Penn State, Penn State Sports, Penn State University, Matthew Rice,...
Special show this week boys and girls. The Inaugural Goon Bowl will be coming to you from the G-man Saturday, 11/30/26 starting at 1pm and going up to the Penn State game vs. Wisconsin. The Goon Bowl will benefit the Relay for Life charity and will consist of drinking...meat....drinking......meat....drinking....meat.Despite the booze, food and general shenanigans, this is an important fundraiser for the guys. Cost is $20 and includes an all you can eat buffet. Come one, Come all!! Topics: Goon Show, The Goon Show PSU, The Goon Show, Penn State Sports, Penn State University, The Goon...
After breaking down the win against the Illini the guys shifted their attention to the Miami Dolphins situation. Former Nittany Lion standout and current artist Matthew Rice called in to preview his appearance live on the Goon Show next week. Rock made his locks and then the guys got a chance to say good bye to Penn State legend Joe Battista while finding out about his new job. The second half of the show started with Rapid Fire before having former Minnesota RB Duane Bennett call in for Huddle... Topics: Goon Show, The Goon Show, Penn State University, Penn State Hockey, Hockey, Joe Batista on the Goon...
Coming off the big win over Michigan, the guys had plenty to talk about! After breaking down the big win the guys did their must win and rapid fire. Who had the better drive the Christian Hackenberg led overtime forcer on Saturday or Goon's '94 team against Illinois? Tune in for Goon's answer. A.Q. jumped on to talk about the Ravens big matchup with the Steelers this weekend. Hour two started with Mark Brennan of Fight On State.com breaking down the team at the mid point. Rock's... Topics: Goon Show, Penn State, PSU, Mark Brenan, The Goon Show, The Goon Show PSU, State College, Penn...
James Franklin joined the show for the first time and did not disappoint! The guys talked about Franklin's past, present and future and officially welcomed him to Penn State. Blue White Weekend, Recruiting, Final Four talk and a Masters update followed as well as Rapid Fire. You won't want to miss this one!!! Topics: The Goon Show, Goon Show PSU, PSU Sports, Penn State Sports, James Franklin on Goon Show
Goon and Sweeney are joined by PSU Women's Volleyball Coach Russ Rose and Statecollege.com's Nate Mink to discuss The Coaches Caravan and the new football ticket sales efforts Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio, Women's Volleyball, Russ Rose
The guys were back in action tonight breaking down the latest news from Spring practice as well as discussing the newest Penn State commits. From there the guys made their new Final Four picks and recapped the Madness so far. Hour two kicked off with the news that James Franklin will be joining the show next week! Rapid Fire and a debate on how many more majors Tiger would win followed. The show finished with an MLB preview with World Series picks and a breakdown of all the boy's teams.... Topics: Goon Show, The Goon Show, Goon Show PSU, PSU Sports, The Final Four
March Madness is upon us starting this week!!!! We'll be discussing the B1G Tournament with Penn State tipping off at 6pm on Thursday as well as discussing the teams that have already made the Big Dance and those still to qualify. This is a great time of the year for major upsets and many Cinderella stories. Roc will jump in with his picks and we will also cover the start of NFL Free Agency.Catch us at Damon's live this Thursday from 4:30pm to 6:30pm followed by the Penn State Men's Basketball... Topics: The Goon Show, Big 10, Goon Show PSU, Penn State Sports
John the Intern and Sweeney talk Matt McGloin being announced the starter, talk with Nate Mink of Statecollege.com about jury selection for the Sandusky trial, are joined by Jason Dunkle and Elizabeth Hunt, partners in D&H Law Group about what has gone on so far in the case and what we may see going forward. Nate Bauer of Blue White Illustrated also sits in to talk about the two new 2013 recruits and the depth chart released by Coach O'Brien this week. Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio, Jerry Sandusky
Check this one out! "Mauti's Dad" had a lot of great things to say on this one. Hear his thoughts on the NCAA, the coaches, the team, and the season. Listen to hear about our thoughts on Iowa and our predictions for Ohio State. You can also listen in to find out about what author of "Three and Out", John Bacon is up to now with his next book focusing on changes in college football. He was in town to meet with the staff and see the game, and to come on The Goon Show. Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio, Mauti
The guys are joined by David Nevins to discuss the "Together We Are One" initiative. Sara Eckert drops by to talk about her experiences as a reporter over the past year in State College. JB, Goon, and Sweeney then get into their predictions for NCAA Football, and get into the Penn State season and the upcoming PSU v. Ohio U game. Kevin Slaten joins them immediately upon arriving in town for the last 40 minutes Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio, Kevin Slaten
The guys are joined by Gerald Hodges and Matt McGloin, who discuss their PSU experiences and terrific year. They also talk about the Bret Bielema move and the national college football scene. Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio, McGloin, Hodges
The guys are joined by Michael Zordich. They talk about Michael's upbringing, history with Penn State, his playing career and the events of this past season. They also talk about Michael's future and the future of PSU football. Don't miss this one. Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio, Zordich
With Goon still recovering, Sweeney and JB talk Phils/Pirates, PSU recruiting, NCAA Football Playoffs, and Jerry Sandusky. Goon's food critic status is called into question, and Sweeney let's his thoughts be known about Notre Dame. This is the last show before our 2 week vacation and the return of The Goon. We'll be back July 19th to really get into PSU Football. We're fired up! Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio, Jerry Sandusky
The Goon guys were out but JB teamed up with the Allen brothers and they didn'tmiss a beat. BA and JB broke down the Penn State basketball season and BArecapped his trip to Oklahoma City for the Wrestling Championships. FormerVillanova star and current Penn State Assistant coach Dwayne Anderson joinedthe show to talk about the past season and the future of the program. The second half of the show focused on March Madness while giving an update ofGoonsanity. Troy Allen joined the show for... Topics: Goon Show, Goon Show PSU, Dwayne Anderson on the Goon Show
Mike McQueary was back in the news this week after the ESPN article was released. The guys discussed how McQueary should be treated and the impact of the article. Next, the guys talked about the key pickup of Andre Robinson and what the running back will bring to the Nittany Lions. Several former Nittany Lions were in the news for being selected to the ballot for the 2014 College Football Hall of Fame ballot. The Goon Show made plans to be in attendance when some of our all time favorites are... Topics: The Goon Show, Goon Show PSU, PSU Sports, Penn State Sports, Anthony Delfino
On our first Friday show, the guys preview the upcoming Wisconsin game and talk a little PSU Hoops after the win over Bucknell. They also talk about B1G expansion and the Frazier and Mauti injuries. Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio, Mauti, B1G Expansion
The boys do a recruiting recap, are joined by Nick and Jacqui to talk about their THON experience. PSU Football DB Coach John Butler joins in the discussion. We're then joined by our friend Justin Ruffo, a Penn State student currently serving in Afghanistan. Scott Balboni talks about the upcoming MMA fight he is promoting at Tussey Mountain. Topics: Penn State, Penn State Football, John Butler, Penn State Recruiting, THON, The Goon Show
Mark Brennan joins the guys to give mid-term games and discuss Northwestern. They also get into the latest Fight On State magazine features and talk a little NFL football Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio, Mark Brennan
The guys break down the Purdue win and preview Nebraska. They are joined by Field Hockey Coach Char Morett and Men's Ice Hockey Coach, Guy Gadowsky who each talk about their respective seasons and upcoming games. Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio, PSU Ice Hockey, PSU Field Hockey
John Bridgens fills in for Sweeney and is joined by Dr. Wayne Sebastianelli, director of athletic medicine at PSU, and Mark Brennan of Fight On State. Topics include, concussions, advancements in medicine, Adam Taliaferro, recruiting, and news on the team. John and Goon also discuss Jim Delaney's stance on refusing home playoff games in favor of holding it at the Rose Bowl for a B1G team. Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio, Mark Brennan, Wayne Sebastianelli
It's the John & John in the evening show. With Goon recovering from surgery and Sweeney coaching a camp in ATL, the show was on the Johns. The replacements talk Devon Smith, NCAA Football playoffs, and Spikes. Then are joined by Ross Condon and Loren Crispell of PSU Basketball. Find out about the upcoming schedule, planned promotions, ticket sales, Pat Chamber's recovery status, as well as recruiting and summer workouts. Jason Dunkle of D&H Law Group joins us again to breakdown the... Topics: Penn State Basketball, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio, Sandusky
We have a star studded lineup this week! Goon and Sweeney are joined by Chaz Powell, Jack Crawford, and Derek Moye to talk about their Penn State Careers and prepping for the NFL Draft. Ki-Jana Carter joins his old teammate, Goon. And finally Mark Brennan of Fight On State gives a preview of the Blue White game and gives his take on Spring Ball Topics: Penn State Football, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio, Blue White Game
The boys are live from the Coaches Vs. Cancer Golf Tournament reception at Medlar Field. It was a great night with celebrity guests stopping on the show ranging from Jeremy Kapinos, Lydell Mitchell, Bruce Parkhill, Joe Crispin, Joe Batista and others. Mark Brennan also joins in to talk about the event and remember Pat Boland whose birthday would have been today. This could also be called the food episode, where Goon and company rate the food that comes along by the number of chins. Topics: Penn State Basketball, Penn State, The Goon Show, Sports Radio, Coaches vs Cancer